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Heaven [electronic resource] : the logic of eternal joy / Jerry L. Walls.

Author/Creator:
Walls, Jerry L.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (235 p.)
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Subjects:
Heaven.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Heaven as a concept has receded in the Western imagination. As a result our hopes have been redefined but our identity as human beings has altered. This book argues that the notion can be defended, and is a resource to address philosophical problems.
Contents:
Contents; Introduction; 1. Heaven and God's Goodness; 2. Heaven, the Nature of Salvation, and Purgatory; 3. Heaven and Its Inhabitants; 4. Heaven, Trinity, and Personal Identity; 5. Heaven and the Problem of "Irredeemable" Evil; 6. Heaven and Visions of Life after Life; 7. Heaven, Morality, and the Meaning of Life; Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-216) and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-19-988055-7
0-19-534072-8
9786610529407
0-19-802728-1
1-280-52940-7
1-4294-0062-5
OCLC:
63294195